What we're about

This is the product management community in Portland to learn more about breaking into the field, improving your skills and building up your network. We're building the largest community of product managers worldwide and we want you to join us on the journey!

Our speakers are top PMs working at renowned tech companies like Facebook, Google and LinkedIn and other technology startups.

If you’re an aspiring product manager with over 3 years of experience in technology, business or design, join us! These events are also perfect for those starting out and interested in understanding more about the space, networking, learning from professionals or to launch a PM career.

We host various types of events, including:

Product Talks: Workshops led by tech mentors and instructors with years of experience in their field, to present on topics in product management, coding, data, digital marketing, UX design and many more to help you become a full-stack product manager.

Weekly AMAs: “Ask Me Anything” sessions hosted by experts in the product management space. Every event is a unique and great opportunity to ask any question you’ve had about breaking into product management.
Proud to be sponsored by Product School (https://prdct.school/2Dam7Oz) one of the top rated tech schools on SwitchUp (https://www.switchup.org/bootcamps/product-school).

If you want to become a product manager, check out Product School - Product Management Training online (https://www.productschool.com/online/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=Portland).

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Webinar: Influencing for Results by AWS Sr PM

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One of the critical aspects of the PM role is to get many stakeholders aligned on a vision and execution plan. Product leaders constantly deliver results through others and they do this by using their influencing skills. By learning simple technics to influence your peers beyond your immediate team, you can deliver better and faster results while growing as a leader.

Join this session to learn :

  • How developing strong influencing skills leads to better outcome for your product and for your career growth
  • What are the best strategies to build trust with peers and senior leaders
  • What are the different influencing styles and when to use them
  • Finding your unique influencing style

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Meet the Speaker: Veronique Ziliotto

Véronique works as a Product Leader at Amazon. With more than 10 years of Product Management experience, she has been operating in multiple sectors such as aerospace, supply chain, digital payments, and online retail.

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Product School is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certifications are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon.

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Webinar: Tune Your Impact Radar by Google Product Lead

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How great PMs build great products by capturing diverse perspectives and approaching each day like it's your first.

Main Takeaways:

  • Beyond the triad: why you need to connect outside the triad for diverse opinions.
  • How to make anyone a PM (even your mom!)
  • The day one PM: the benefits of approaching every challenge like it's your first day at work

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Meet the Speaker: Leonard Kongshavn

Leonard is passionate about building the best product on the market. Currently, he is a Product Lead of Audiences and Privacy at Google.

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Product School is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certifications are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon.

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Live Chat with Amazon Sr Product Manager

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Join in and get all your Product Management questions answered during our online event with Rita Sathe, Group Product Manager at Amazon.

Some questions that will be answered include:

  • What is the best part of being a Product Manager?
  • What is the worst part of being a Product Manager?
  • What do you look for in a Product Management resume and/or candidate?
  • What was a difficult Product Manager interview question you’ve had? And how did you answer it?
  • Have you ever felt like you didn’t understand the technology on a product? What did you do to compensate?

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Meet the Speaker: Rita Sathe

Rita Sathe is an outcome-driven Senior Product Manager with experience at top companies including Amazon and American Express.

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The content of this event is for educational purposes only and does not include any specific facts of the presenter’s current or previous company. The opinions expressed in this event are solely those of the presenter based on personal experiences and do not reflect those of the company the presenter works for.

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Product School is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certifications are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon.

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Live Chat with Microsoft Principal Group PM

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Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? This is an exclusive Ask Me Anything session to give you a chance to ask every question you’ve ever had, with Shyam Narayan, Principal Group PM at Microsoft.

He will discuss what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and what it takes to get your foot in the door. You’ll also get the inside scoop on the day-to-day work as a PM, the challenges of the job and personal insight from Shyam's experience of working at different companies.

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Meet the Speaker: Shyam Narayan

Shyam is a Principal Group PM at Microsoft who has been with the company for over a decade.

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Product School is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certifications are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon.

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